User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

One fragment

One of three fragments of stone, resembling fossilized wood.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII st.4(3) 1913 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 2.9 x 1.2 cm (1 1/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5757

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects